Attorney Michael Franco is a summa cum laude graduate of Boston University, where he was named to the Phi Beta Kappa, Golden Key and Scarlet Key honor societies. Attorney Franco received a juris doctor degree cum laude from Boston University School of Law. He was case and note editor for the School’s Probate Law Journal. While attending law school, Attorney Franco worked as a legislative aide at the Massachusetts State House. Attorney Franco joined Beauregard & Burke in 1994 and became a partner in 2001.
Attorney Franco has tried many cases in the state courts and has successfully handled cases in the Massachusetts Appeals Court, the Supreme Judicial Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals and the U.S. Supreme Court. He has handled complex cases in the areas of personal injury and insurance coverage.
Attorney Franco is coauthor of chapters in the MCLE books Massachusetts Motor Vehicles Torts and Ethical Lawyering in Massachusetts. He is also past president of the Board of Trustees for the Zeiterion Theatre in New Bedford.